Tag: Car Accident

Behold! The Monolith Members Comment on Kevin McDade’s Death

Chase Manhattan and Matt Price of Los Angeles-based stoner/doom outfit BEHOLD! THE MONOLITH have issued the following statement on the tragic loss of singer/bassist Kevin McDade: “We are deeply saddened to report the loss of our band member, friend and brother Kevin McDade in a car accident early Friday evening. Needless to say we are …

THINNING THE HERD Drummer Dies in Car Crash

Vocalist/guitarist Gavin of Thinning the Herd has posted the following statementvia Facebook about the band’s drummer passing away: I just found out my best friend and drummer Rick was killed in a car accident this weekend. I don’t think I can continue with Thinning the Herd anymore. His brother Nick and girlfriend Ashley are both in …

Former Dio Bassist Arrested for DUI and Illegal Possession of Drugs

According to TMZ, former Dio bassist, Jimmy Bain, was arrested for DUI and for illegally possessing prescription medication after a car accident on August 28th. As stated by police in Burbank, CA, Bain got into a minor accident — in his ’95 Toyota Camry — around 9:30PM, and responding officers suspected he was under the …

Earache Records Offers Free Album Download in Memory of DAVID GOLD

For those of you who have been incoherant and stoned since Dec. 23, we wanted to remind you guys that Woods of Ypres album Woods 5, Grey Skies & Electric Light is available for free download due to the death of the band’s frontman, 31-year-old David Gold.  David was killed on December 23 in a …

SOULFLY To Headline D-Low Show in Arizona

Soulfly will be headlining the 15th annual D-Low Memorial Show at the Marquee Theatre in Phoenix, Arizona on Friday, December 30. Also appearing on the bill will be Incite and Lody Kong. The show is held every year in memory of Max Cavalera’s stepson, Dana Wells, who was killed in a 1996 car accident. In …

METALLICA, MOTORHEAD on Soundtrack for Movie “Hesher”

I’m sure you’re wondering, “Okay, what the hell does a movie have to do with metal music and why is it here on Braingell!”   Simmer down my little dumplings.  This movie, Hesher, has a few metal tracks  which makes it worthy of being given some space here.  I was able to get a look at …

Former IGGY POP Drummer ALEX KIRST Dies In Hit-And-Run Accident

According to NJthrasher of Blabbermouth.net, drummer Alex Kirst, who played with IGGY POP and glam rockers The Nymphs, died in a car accident last week in the California desert. The Palm Springs Desert Sun reports that Kirst was walking on foot and killed in a hit-and-run crash by a vehicle. He was 47 years old. …

Def Leppard Tribute Band Seeks One-Armed Drummer

Pyromania — a Def Leppard cover band based in Dallas, Texas — is looking for a new drummer with only one arm, just like actual Leppard drummer Rick Allen, according to RollingStone.com. Their hand-written ad also insists that the ideal percussionist must have “no prosthetics” and should own a “flame-retardant kit and stick.” Pyromania claims …

DEFTONES: Chi Cheng is “Waking Up”!

Hospitalized DEFTONES bassist Chi Cheng, who has been in a coma since November of 2008 due to a car accident,  is now starting to ‘wake up’. Check out the official blog update from One Love for Chi below: Dear Family, Love you! Love you! Love you all so much! Thank you for staying for the …

Sharon Osbourne Calls Vince Neil A “Pathetic 50 Year Old Party Boy”

Ozzy Osbourne’s wife Sharon has struck back at Motley Crue singer Vince Neil. Neil originally took aim at Ozzy’s manager/wife in his new autobiography “Tattoos & Tequila: To Hell and Back with One of Rock’s Most Notorious Frontmen.” I the book, the rocker revealed he still resents the way he and his bandmates were treated …

WP2Social Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com
Get Adobe Flash player